Tag: Mobile Security

Android Security Bulletin for September 2018 now available

Google is always quick to roll out software updates and such is evidenced by the Android Security Bulletin. The September release is ready since...
Nokia HMD Global

Bootloader unlock method blocked on Nokia phones

Some of the latest Nokia phones are receiving the latest security update. It should be a welcome addition but the August update delivers one...
Pokemon Go Permission Abuse Security

Pokemon Go reads storage and device files, locks you out of your game

We know Pokemon GO problems are sometimes reported but they're not as serious as this: permission abuse. Who wants 3rd-party apps snooping around and...
Android Mobile Security

Most Android phones vulnerable by default says study

Android is the top mobile OS today. It’s unbeatable but whether you admit it or not, your favorite platform isn't exactly the most secure....

McAfee Safe Family app keeps your children safe, free for LG phone owners

McAfee is a name to trust when it comes to cybersecurity. It's now focused on device-to-cloud security. It's not just for computer security but...

Blockchain fever: HTC Exodus, FINNEY dual screen, Opera crypto wallet

A Foxconn-Sirin blockchain phone may be in the works. That's what we said back in April and soon, the idea was overshadowed by the...

GMobi collects user data from low-cost phones, shares them with brands

You may be paying a higher price for that low-cost phone. That doesn't seem to make any sense but you will understand after reading...
OnePlus 6 Bootloader Protection

OnePlus 6 vulnerability: bootloader protection can be bypassed

After months of anticipation, the OnePlus 6, OnePlus' fifth-gen flagship smartphone, has officially entered the market. It is one popular subject because the company...

Android is long overdue standard face recognition support

Mobile security is something that companies and enterprises need to work on. It can be addressed by biometric security features but unfortunately, it's one...

Netflix adds PIN parental control, maturity level rating of shows

Netflix and other similar services have changed the TV watching scene tremendously. We fear for those cable service providers and some networks that are...

Iris scanning support may be added to Android in the future

Mobile security is a must especially these days. It's supposed to be a standard in mobile devices but unfortunately, not all OEMs and carriers...

XGimp Image Editor poses vulnerabilities, found to have a security hole

If you use XGimp Image Editor or may have used the mobile app, we suggest you remove the program right now because a massive...